Soccer-Balotelli winner sends Italy to World Cup (Reuters)

* Italy come from behind to beat Czech Republic 2-1 * Victory seals World Cup qualification with two games to spare (Adds details, quotes) By Terry Daley ROME, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Four-times World Cup winners Italy clinched a place at the 2014 finals in Brazil after coming from a goal down to beat Czech Republic 2-1 and win Group B on Tuesday. A Giorgio Chiellini header and Mario Balotelli’s penalty early in the second half cancelled out Libor Kozak’s 19th minute opener for the visitors and moved the Italians on to 20 points, seven ahead of second-placed Bulgaria with two games to play. …

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